Laboratories & Facilities

Archaeological Laboratories

The Yale University Archaeological Laboratories (YUALs) facilitate and support both research and teaching as well as the management and curation of Yale’s archaeological collections.

YUAL users must be familiar with the online training information, safety guides, and lab policies.

Archaeomaterials Suite

51 Hillhouse Avenue, Rooms 4 and 4A

Includes research space for archaeometallurgy, ceramic petrography, and microscopy

Archaeomagnetism Laboratory

51 Hillhouse Avenue, Rooms 5 and 5A

Includes a magnetically shielded room and a sample preparation/support space

Teaching & Research Laboratory (“The Dirty Lab”)

10 Sachem Street, Room 23

Clean Laboratory (“The Clean Lab”)

10 Sachem Street, Room 24

Digital Archaeology Laboratory

51 Hillhouse Avenue, Room 1

Fume Hood Laboratory

10 Sachem Street, Room 22

Kiln Laboratory

10 Sachem Street, Room 3